Jennifer Hudson and Common further fueled romance rumors as the rapper picked her up from her talk show shoot in Burbank, Calif., on Sunday.
The Oscar-winning actor, 41, and the musician, 50, looked at each other closely as they walked beside each other, deep in conversation, before getting into Common’s car together – a year old after his highly publicized split from Tiffany Haddish. 42.
Jennifer cut a relaxed figure in a hoodie and leggings, teamed with boots as he chatted with Common, who wore a gray sweater and jeans.
The couple were in good spirits as they continued their conversation in the car, Jennifer flashing a delighted smile before driving off.
Spotted: Jennifer Hudson and Common further fueled romance rumors as the rapper picked her up from her talk show shoot in Burbank, California on Sunday
The pair. who both star in the upcoming action thriller Breathe, alongside Milla Jovovich, Quvenzhané Wallis and Sam Worthington, have been at the epicenter of romance rumors for months.
In September, Jennifer commented on the speculation after the pair were spotted at a restaurant in Philadelphia, telling ET, “People create their stories out of it and it’s like, OK, you know, how you feel.”
“We did a movie together and he played my husband. We must eat between these times.
Wow: The Oscar-winning actor, 41, and the musician, 50, looked closely at each other as they walked beside each other, deep in conversation, before getting into Common’s car together
Related: The couple have been friends for years and pictured together on several occasions (pictured in March 2018)
Pick up: Jennifer cut a relaxed figure in a hoodie and leggings, teamed with boots as he chatted with Common, who wore a gray sweater and jeans
Chat: The duo were deep in conversation as Common took the wheel
Smiling: Jennifer looked in good spirits as she chatted with Common
DailyMail.com has contacted representatives for Jennifer and Common for comment.
The sighting comes a year after Common split from Haddish after 16 months of dating.
The comedian and rapper – born Lonnie Rashid Lynn – called it quits due to his busy schedule according to People.
An insider at the publication said, “They’re never in the same town together and both are just too busy for a serious relationship.”
Walk: Common was picking up Jennifer from filming for her show, The Jennifer Hudson show
Good mood: The couple were seen laughing as they prepared to leave
What’s going on? Jennifer has previously played cool on romance rumors between the pair
DailyMail.com contacted representatives for Haddish and Common at the time.
The two met on the set of 2019 action movie The Kitchen when Tiffany was one of the most prominent stars alongside Elisabeth Moss and Melissa McCarthy.
In August 2020, Tiffany confirmed the two were an item during an appearance on Steve-O’s Wild Ride podcast.
‘Yeah, I do it with Common now. I met him while shooting my movie The Kitchen. We became friends but it wasn’t sexual or anything like that,” she explained.
She said the two later “got tested for everything and yes, we were f**king”, after deciding she was looking for a relationship.
The comedian joked that it was “the first time she’s dated a celebrity.” I fucked one, but this is the first time I’ve been in a relationship with one.
That same month, Common gushed about her during her appearance on Live With Kelly And Ryan.
Happier times: joint separation from Tiffany Haddish in November 2021 – after a 16-month romance (photo January 2020)
“She’s a wonderful woman, a queen and just a beautiful person, man,” he said. “You know, I care about her very much, I appreciate her and I’m grateful to have her in my life. I am happy.’
Haddish was previously married to William Stewart when they separated in 2013.
Common has never been married but is the father of a 24-year-old daughter, Omoye Lynn, whom he shares with his ex Kim Jones.
The rapper/actor has had several high-profile relationships, including Serena Williams, Erykah Badu, Taraji P. Henson, and Angela Rye.
Jennifer shares son David, 13, with her ex-fiancé, wrestler David Otunga – who she split from in 2017.
Exes: Jennifer shares son David, 13, with ex-fiancé wrestler David Otunga – who she split from in 2017 (pictured 2015)